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Castle Walls terrace Wall North of Bow Lane

A Grade I Listed Building in Elvet and Gilesgate, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7735 / 54°46'24"N

Longitude: -1.5735 / 1°34'24"W

OS Eastings: 427536

OS Northings: 542150

OS Grid: NZ275421

Mapcode National: GBR KFG7.4M

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S8XW

Entry Name: Castle Walls terrace Wall North of Bow Lane

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Last Amended: 10 March 1988

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110083

Location: County Durham, DH1

County: County Durham

Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate

Built-Up Area: Durham

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE BOW LANE
NZ 2742 SE (North side)

15/35 Terrace wall north
6/5/52 of Bow Lane

GV I

Castle wall with later parapet.

Wall, possibly part of Kingsgate postern of Castle defences, with parapet
added. C12 and C17. Coursed squared sandstone; brick parapet with ashlar
dressings. Stone retaining wall with chamfered set-back; scalloped brick
parapet with flat stone coping.


Listing NGR: NZ2753642150

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